Major sacrococcygeal teratoma in an extreme premature infant: a multidisciplinary approach.
SourceFetal Diagnosis and Therapy, 23, 1, (2008), pp. 41-5
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Paediatrics - OUD tm 2017
Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy
SubjectEBP 2: Effective Hospital Care; IGMD 1: Functional imaging; NCEBP 12: Human Reproduction; UMCN 4.3: Tissue engineering and reconstructive surgery; UMCN 5.2: Endocrinology and reproduction; UMCN 5.5: Nutrition and Health
Antenatally diagnosed, large sacrococcygeal teratomas in very premature infants are associated with a very poor outcome. We present an extreme premature infant with cardiac decompensation, diagnosed at 27 weeks and 1 day of gestational age. A positive outcome could be achieved with intensive multidisciplinary planning of the delivery, postnatal stabilization and surgical resection, as demonstrated in this case report.
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